Payne and Sons-Painting and Decorating Apprentice

New Milton • Closing Date: 01/03/2019

Apprentice Painter and Decorator

Wage

£3.90 per hour.

8.00am – 4.30pm (30 mins unpaid lunch break).
Total – 40 hours per week (Monday – Friday)
Occasional weekend and/or out of hours work may be required.

Roles and Responsibilities

  •  Liaise with the relevant site supervisor prior to the start of a job to be allocated tasks.
  • Work out the quantity of materials required by measuring surface area and/or taking verbal or written instructions from your supervisor.
  • Minimise dust and paint contamination of fixtures/fittings, carpets, furniture and personal effects by removing these from the work area or covering in location.
  •  On completion of works, clean and reinstate area as required.
  • Prepare surfaces with primer and undercoat, as instructed.
  • Strip off old wallpaper.
  • Fill holes and cracks and level surfaces, prior to applying relevant finish.
  • Mix paint to the right shade, as instructed
  • Apply layers of paint to achieve a high standard of finish.
  • Hang wallpaper to achieve a high standard of finish.
  • Clean and maintain all equipment regularly.
  • Embrace all health and safety legislation and requirements, working within the guidelines set out by risk assessment and COSHH regulations.
  • Any other duties that the relevant supervisor sees fit, providing they are relevant to the post.

Skills Required

  • Punctual
  • Good at working independently and also in a team
  • Hardworking
  • Has a genuine interest in Painting and Decorating

Qualifications

A* to C in English and Maths

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